Utagawa Hiroshige / Ando Hiroshige

May 5, 2013

Utagawa Hiroshige (born Andō Hiroshige), also known simply as Hiroshige, was a Japanese ukiyo-e artist, considered the last great master of that tradition.

Featured image: Utagawa Hiroshige - Towboats Along the Yotsugi - Dori Canal, (Date unknown) - detail. Offset Lithograph. 67 3/4 × 38 1/2 in. 172.1 × 97.8 cm. This is a non-editioned multiple. Photo courtesy ArtWise